A coffee shop will occupy the ground floor retail space of The Factory House LIC at 42-60 Crescent Street, sources with knowledge of the situation told The Court Square Blog. The sources spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal has not been officially announced yet.
While we don’t know who the exact owner of the retail space will be, one source told The Court Square Blog that the owners already operate a coffee shop in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. According to the Department of Buildings permits, there will be a 2,309 square foot retail space component for the mixed-used building.12
The Factory House came to market earlier this year,3 and eight of the apartments are already listed as in contract according to StreetEasy.4 According to on-site signage, the building will deliver this fall.